Don't call me special is delightful picture book that introduces disabilities meaning to children in preschool through early elementary. That's because we know that the world is more interesting when we can all be together and learn from each other. Please try again. This book is not intended to help those with disabilities. Get this from a library! It tells about special equipment that is used by people with disabilities. Buy Don't Call Me Special: A First Look at Disability (First Look at Books (Paperback)) Illustrated by Thomas CMI, Pat, Harker, Lesley (ISBN: 8601300475998) from Amazon's Book Store. Younger children can find out what a disability is, and learn how people deal with their disabilities to live happy and full lives. I love this book. It also talks about how these children may look different on the outside, but on the inside they are the same. Younger children can find out about... Free shipping over $10. Differences + Disability Awareness Read Aloud with Mrs. D Don’t Call Me Special: A First Look at Disability: https://amzn.to/2pU88WD (affiliate link) Everyone in the world is unique and have different things about us that makes us different. Younger children can find out about individual disabilities, special equipment that is available to help the disabled, and how people. Removing this book will also remove your associated ratings, reviews, and reading sessions. The language we use with regard to people with disabilities has come a long way, but many children with disabilities still get labeled, called names, and teased. Please try your request again later. She currently lives in London, England. ", There is no Other Person I would Rather be: I Am Me (I Love Me series), My Magical Dreams (The Magic of Me Series), My Magical Choices (The Magic of Me Series), Don't You Know You are Beautiful Just the Way You Are! Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. There was a problem loading your book clubs. It tells about special equipment that is used by people with disabilities. Our elementary school classes enjoyed it. This book is about learning some of the different disabilities children have. This delightful picture book explores questions and concerns about physical disabilities in a simple and reassuring way. shows how people with disabilities live full lives and enjoy the same things that they do. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Or get 4-5 business-day shipping on this item for $5.99 Reviewed in the United States on December 11, 2019. Teaches us to think about what we say before we say it and how certain labels make certain groups feel left out or don't really make them feel good. Don’t call me special is a vibrant picture book that explores the topic of disability in an intriguing way. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Don't Call Me Special: A First Look At Disability. New York: Barron’s, Educational Series, Inc., 2002. Preschool students can be taught in a gentle, reassuring way about physical and mental disabilities by reading the story, Don’t Call Me Special [NY: Barron’s Educational Series, 2000] by Pat Thomas. It’s a perfect book for parents and teachers to support the disabled children, and give them a better understanding. I. When preschoolers begin school they will be exposed to new ideas, activities, and people. Years ago children with disabilities went to special schools with special teachers. The back of the book contains a page guiding adults on how to start a first conversation about disabilities, and lists other resources and suggested readings. Publishing Genre/Form: Literature Fiction Don’t Call Me Special, is a book that teaches kids about being stereotypic. 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